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Malgré-Nous, les oubliés de l'Histoire

2014
52m
History
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Cast

Charles Buch (Self)Louis Harig (Self)Nicolas Mengus (Self)Damien Boisseau

Director

Nicolas Lévy-Beff

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Synopsis

In January 1953, takes place in Bordeaux, the most sensational trial of the post-war. On that day, is considered the Waffen SS division, which has destroyed, the June 10, 1944, the village of Oradour-sur-Glane. On the dock are included alongside the Germans, thirteen French, all from Alsace. How is it, that fellow countrymen, are involved in the massacre of the civilian population? By giving the answer to that question, lawyers of the thirteen defendants will reveal to the whole of France, another unknown drama of the Second World War: the "Malgré-Nous"; soldiers of misfortune all Alsace Lorraine and Moselle, who conscripted by force, had to fight against their will in the ranks of Nazi Germany.

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